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AZ Drone Legislation

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 8:47am

Arizona is on track to join a handful of states hoping to woo companies like Amazon and Google by making it easier for them to operate commercial drones.


Small UAV Coalition Message to Congress:

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 2:59pm

Outlining the need for a forward-leaning, long-term regulatory framework for the unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) industry in the U.S. so that it can develop in a safe, responsible and efficient manner


Mapping The Stunning Complexity Of The World's Shipping Routes

Friday, April 29, 2016 - 9:02am

We don't often think of how far our possessions travel before they wind up on store shelves or delivered to our doorstep. A new interactive infographic,Ship Map, shows us exactly that.


Can you dig it? Space archeology, virtual reality and GIS

Friday, April 29, 2016 - 8:53am

Using aerial photography and GIS technology, historians, archaeologists and environmental scientists are able to look into the past and determine what actually occurred. GIS can play a huge role in archeological projects, and with the integration of virtual reality, the possibilities are even more exciting


U.S. lags behind on a national address database

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 9:54am

NSGIC Reports: At the top of its advocacy agenda is a national address point DB.



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